Smoke spent hours in front of his family’s kitchen radio, fingers carefully placed on the record/play/pause buttons of this very cassette recorder. Many totally bitchin’ mixed tapes were produced over the years to celebrate all of Smoke’s achievements! Smoke’s only regret was that the DJ would always talk over the last 5 seconds of the […]
A rare look into Smoke’s softer side, this 1989 mixed tape was made by Smoke shortly after his breakup with Molly Ringwald. Song 2 side B “Dream Girl” written and performed by Smoke himself, is in fact a tribute to the one that got away….
Smoke’s first car phone! 1986 Car/Mobile phone with 12V battery. This spiff phone set Smoke back $2000 (about $5800 in today’s buying power). After buying, Smoke didn’t have enough scratch to maintain his car, so he connected this mobile phone to his 1981 Stump Jumper mountain bike, which started Smoke down the road to Weird, […]
Smoke names Gene Simmons and Kiss as major influencers in his life. This sampling of Smoke’s personal cassette tape collection, left in his uncle’s car, clearly shows the role Kiss played in his life. It is rumoured that Smoke and Gene have built a great friendship over the years and some even question whether or […]
Many believe that it was Disney that created surround sound in the 1940s. The truth however, is that true surround sound was created by Smoke himself. It was this very Boombox that was instrumental in its creation. It was late September 1987 and Smoke had just purchased two copies of the newest KISS tape, Crazy […]